This is the largest Medieval manuscript in existence, weighing in at approximately 165 lbs. The book is 36" by 19" by 8", and composed of 310 parchment leaves (620 book pages). It was rumored to be written by a monk who was possessed by the devil. It contains a picture of the devil on one page. The Bible has a long history, and more information can be found out here:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Codex_GigasThis is a large file, and may take a while to download. Topics: bible, devi's bible, codex, gigas
This is a bibliography with biographical information for the sciences of mineralogy and crystallography. It focuses on books published between the period 1469 and 1919. What is made available here is volume one which contains the preliminary pages plus description of books between A to Huygens. This is NOT the final version of the reference, but an intermediate text that will someday be completed. From the Preface: Few people today would claim mineralogy as a science balanced on the edge of... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: mineralogy, crystallography, bibliography, biography, catalogue, dictionary, history
Catholic doctrinal texts written by Nicolás Yapuguay, a Guarani Indian. Published originally in 1727, in the village of San Francisco Javier (present-day Argentina). favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Guarani language
This is a bibliography with biographical information for the sciences of mineralogy and crystallography. It focuses on books published between the period 1469 and 1919. What is made available here is volume two which contains the preliminary pages plus description of books between I to Z. This is NOT the final version of the reference, but an intermediate text that will someday be completed. From the Preface: Few people today would claim mineralogy as a science balanced on the edge of... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: mineralogy, crystallography, bibliography, biography, catalogue, dictionary, history
LOCI THEOLOGICI (1610–1625) by Johannes GerhardEdited by Eduard Preuss in 1863-1875Epistola dedicatoria et vita Gerhardi Unified index of vol. 1-9 TOMUS PRIMUS1. De Scriptura Sacra2. De Natura Dei3. De S. S. Trinitatis Mysterio4. De Persona et Officio ChristiTOMUS SECUNDUS5. De Creatione et Angelis6. De Providentia7. De Electione et Reprobatione8. De Imagine Dei in homine ante lapsum9. De Peccato Originali10. De Peccatis Actualibus11. De Libero ArbitrioTOMUS TERTIUS12. De Lege Dei13. De... Topics: Theology, Lutheran Orthodoxy, Dogmatics, Reformation
1. Introit et Kyrie 2. Offertoire 3. Sanctus 4. Pie Jesu 5. Agnus Dei 6. Libera Me 7. In Paradisum This is a vocal score of the final version of Faure's deserevedly popular work. The piano reduction was prepared by the composer's student Jean Roger-Ducasse. It was first published by Hamelle of Paris in 1900. This particular item is the Serenissima reprint of the score, which has added measure numbers and a rehearsal system to facilitate performance. Serenissima is releasing this... Topics: Gabriel Fauré, Requiem, Jean Roger-Ducasse, vocal scores, chorus and piano, Serenissima Music,...
byAgrippa von Nettesheim, Heinrich Cornelius, 1486-1535
De Occulta Philosophia Libri Tres, or Of Occult Philosophy in Three Books, is Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa's study of occult philosophy, acknowledged as a significant contribution to the Renaissance philosophical discussion concerning the powers of ritual magic and its relationship with religion. The three books deal with Elemental, Celestial and Intellectual magic. The books outline the four elements, astrology, kabbalah, numbers, angels, God's names, the virtues and relationships with each... Topics: Occult, magick, sorcery, demonology, Kabbalah
In its first part, the parchment manuscript contains the text that has been named, on the basis of its outstanding cycle of illustrations, theAurora consurgens. The manuscript also contains numerous other alchemical treatises, for ex. Albertus Magnus onSecreta Hermetis philosophi, Johannes de Garlandia (John of Garland), excerpts from Geber (Jabir ibn Hayyan), the Thesaurus philosophiae and theVisio Arislei. Nine other Aurora-manuscripts are currently known to exist: Berlin Die uffgehnde... Topics: aurora consurgens, genealogy
This work contains all references and quotations to the lost work of Porphyry "Against the Christians" (15 books!) collected by Adolf Harnack. Full titles: Porphyrius, "Gegen die Christen", 15 Bücher: Zeugnisse, Fragmente und Referate. Abhandlungen der Königlich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Philos.-histor. Klasse 1916 Neue Fragmente des Werks des Porphyrius gegen die Christen: die Pseudo-Polycarpiana und die Schrift des Rhetors Pacatus gegen Pophyrius. Berlin... Topics: Porphyry, Heresies, New Testament, Tertullian, Eusebius, Jerome, Ehrman, genealogy
byUniversity Of Alcala De Henares, Spanish Universidad Complutense De Madrid, or Universidad De AlcalÃ¡ De Henares, founded 1508, Madrid, Spain.
"The Complutensian Polyglot presented the Old Testament in Hebrew, Greek, and Latin and the New Testament in Greek and Latin. It was prepared at the University of Alcala de Henares, in Spain, by a group of scholars under the sponsorship of Cardinal Francisco Jimenez de Cisneros and printed (probably 600 copies) in 1514-17. With the authorization of Pope Leo X, the work was published in 1521 or 1522." EB 2008. submitted by mjm, 2009. Topics: Bible, Biblia, polyglot, Complutensian, old testament, new testament, scriptures
Bar Hebraeus, 1226-1286. Chronicon ecclesiasticum / quod e codice musei Britannici descriptum conjuncta opera ediderunt, Latinitate donarunt annotationibusque ... illustrarunt J.B. Abbeloos et T. Lamy. Published at Louvain by Peeters (1872-1877). Edited by Jean-Baptiste Abbeloos (1836-1906) and Thomas Josephus Lamy. Volume 1 (of 3) Topics: Bar Hebraeus, Syriac, Patristics, History, Chronicle
The Synaxarion of Constantinople, a fundamental resource for the study of Byzantine hagiography. Topics: byzantium, hagiography, bollandist, delehaye, oriens christianus, eastern christianity, history,...
This first part of 'Carl von Linnés Ungdomsskrifter' (Youthscriptures of Carl von Linné) collected by Ewald Ährling is digitized from an orginal work, rent at the Kalmar Public Library in May 2011 at flatscanner by Ralph E. Topics: Carl von Linné, Vita Caroli Linnaei, Plantarium rariorum Scanniae & Smolandiae, Spolia...
Breviarium Romanum Ex Decreto Sacrosancti Concilii Tridentini Restitutum S. Pii V. Pontificis Maximi Pars Hiemalis, Pars Verna, Pars Aestiva, Pars Autumnalis Note Doc 11.2k See also essan.org/SignumMagnum/LiturgicalResources/liturgicalresources.html Topics: Catholic Church, Breviarium Romanum, Liturgy, Breviary
Scans from die Bayerische Staatsbibliothek via Google. This is Trithemius's most famous work, written c. 1499; published Frankfurt, 1606. It was placed on the Index Librorum Prohibitorum in 1609 and removed in 1900. This book is in three volumes, and appears to be about magic; specifically, about using spirits to communicate over long distances. Since the publication of the decryption key to the first two volumes in 1606, they have been known to be actually concerned with cryptography and... Topics: occult, demonology, steganography, cryptography
This first part of 'Carl von Linnés Ungdomsskrifter' (Youthscriptures of Carl von Linné) collected by Ewald Ährling rent at Kalmar Public Library is digitized from the original work at flatscanner in May 2011 by Ralph E. Topics: Carl von Linné, Biography, Plantarium rariorum Scaniae & Smolandiae, Hortus Uplandicus
Volume III, Codex iuris Uplandici (Uplandslagen) of Corpus Iuris Sueo-Gotorum Antique (Samling af Sweriges Gamla Lagar) På Kongl. Maj:ts Nådigste Befallning utgifven af D. C. J. Schlyter Topics: Law of Uppland, The Old Law of Sweden
Primeiro volume (Etnografia) da obra clássica de Carl Friedrich von Martius sobre as tribos indígenas sul-americanas (particularmente to Brasil). Topics: Brazil, South America, indigenous tribes, ethnography
byCollin, Hans Samuel, 1791-1833, ed; Schlyter, Carl Johan, 1795-1888, [from old catalog] joint ed
Volume II, Codex Iuris Ostrogotici (Östgötalagen) of Corpus Iuris Sueo-Gotorum Antique (Samling af Sweriges Gamla Lagar) på Kongl. Maj:ts Nådigste Befallning utgifven af D. C. J. Schlyter. Digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by Ralph E. Read at corpusiurissueo11swedgoog about the whole serie. Topic: Law Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=IapFAAAAcAAJ&oe=UTF-8
byAgrippa von Nettesheim, Heinrich Cornelius, 1486-1535
De Occulta Philosophia libri tres, or Of Occult Philosophy in three books, Köln edition of 1533 from the collection of Carl Jung. This pdf and high res .jpegs are available at http://www.e-rara.ch/cgj/content/titleinfo/1343192. Topics: Occult, sorcery, demonology, magick
In 2 volumes. An older edition. Both volumes are available in the links to the left: the first is volume 1 and the second is volume 2.Keṯāḇā de-maḵteḇānūṯ zaḇnē Topics: Syriac, bar hebraeus, syriac chronicle, middle east history, chronicon, syriac historiography,...
The fifty-sixth volume of Corpus Scriptorum Ecclesiasticorum Latinorum (CSEL) also known as the Vienna Corpus. Containing letters 121-154 of St. Jerome. Book digitized by Google from the Princeton University library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tedjaniszewski. Topic: Patrology
Grandes constitutions de 1786 révisées par le convent universel des suprèmes conseils réunis à Lausanne et adoptées dans sa séance du 22 septembre 1875 / Rite écossais ancien accepté Topics: freemasonry, France
Bar Hebraeus, 1226-1286. Chronicon ecclesiasticum / quod e codice musei Britannici descriptum conjuncta opera ediderunt, Latinitate donarunt annotationibusque ... illustrarunt J.B. Abbeloos et T. Lamy. Published at Louvain by Peeters (1872-1877). Edited by Jean-Baptiste Abbeloos (1836-1906) and Thomas Josephus Lamy. Volume 2 (of 3) Topics: Bar Hebraeus, Syriac, Patristics, History, Chronicle
The same Vulgata you can find in http://www.vatican.va/archive/bible/nova_vulgata/documents/nova-vulgata_index_lt.html. The one published by the Catholic Church after the Second Vatican Council. Topics: Biblie, Vulgata, Catholic Chruch
Monumenta Peruana. Published 1954 by Apud "Monumenta Historica Soc. Iesu," in Romae Includes bibliographies. Vol. 7 edited by A. de Egaña and E. Fernandez; v. 8 edited by E. Fernandez Book digitized by the Archivum Romanum Societatis Iesu. Topics: Jesuits, Monumenta historica Societatis Iesu, Monumenta missionum Societatis Iesu
Cited here: Testimonies of the Popes OCLC #: 633939050 Encyclical Letter Aeterni Patris Motu Proprio Doctoris Angelici Encyclical Letter Studiorum Ducem Encyclical Letter Humani Generis Topics: Thomas Aquinas, Common Doctor, Doctor Communis, Doctor Angelicis, Angelic Doctor, Popes, Catholic,...